Palazzo Bontadosi Hotel & Spa

Umbria, Italy

Montefalco is a pretty hilltop mediaeval town, located two hours from both Roma and Firenze and offers endless views of olive groves and manicured vines, lovely restaurants and a luxury hotel that is second to none. Palazzo Bontadosi Hotel & Spa is a former home of a 15th-century cardinal. The ancient renaissance walls of the palace, reread by the furnishings marked with the most sophisticated modern design. Located in its central Piazza, the palazzo offers a subterranean spa and its own art gallery.

Hotel guide


  • 10 rooms, including four suites, all equipped with flat screen tv, wi-fi, minibar, AC, hairdryer and safe
  • Each room is diverse with different decor
  • Spa in the cellar with small heated saltwater pool

Our favourite

  • Guests have the opportunity to experience the owner's famous art gallery on the ground floor of the hotel where vernissages come one after the other

Wine & Dine

  • Hotel's restaurant 'aurum' changes menu with the seasons, contemporary cuisine and well stocked wine carte


  • Relaxed but dressed up for dinner


  • Superior rooms from € 170 / day Suites from € 260 / day Rates include breakfast and one complimentary One hour private spa access

Local guide

Lovely Restaurants

  • L’alchimista overlooks the hotel, in Montefalco (+39 07 4237 8558)
  • Il coccorone umbrian cuisine, in Montefalco (+39 07 4237 9535;

When to go

  • Spring and autumn are lovely times for exploring the countryside and hill towns

What to see

  • Worth getting out of bed for is a trip to the region’s best wineries, such as Arnaldo Caprai (+39 07 4237 8802;

Don't miss

  • Umbria is famous for its high-quality meats, especially pork. Try our lovely restaurants

How to get there

  • Fly to Firenze or Roma Fiumicino, served by Lufthansa, Air Berlin and Easy jet
  • Both airports are a 2 hours drive
  • We suggest you hire a car at the airport
  • Nearest train station is Foligno, 15 minutes drive